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Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN

Modified: March 22, 2017

Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN. 

The webinar will be of special interest to graduate students likely to defend in the next year, or recent Ph.D. graduates who may be interested in pursuing postdoctoral research at the NIH.

The NIGMS PRAT Program is a three-year program providing outstanding laboratory research experiences in the NIH Intramural Research Program, access to NIH's extensive resources, mentorship, career development activities and networking. The program places special emphasis on training fellows in all scientific areas supported by NIGMS, including cell biology, biophysics, genetics, developmental biology, pharmacology, physiology, biological chemistry, computational biology, immunology, neuroscience, technology development and bioinformatics. Appointments are made at competitive salary levels, commensurate with experience and recognition of selection for this program.  Please see suggested applicant timeline

Webinar information: The webinar will be on Tuesday, March 28 at 12:00 PM Eastern. To attend the webinar, go to the following link shortly before 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, March 28th - Join Skype Meeting.  You can also attend by phone by calling (301) 480-4255 at this same time.  The conference ID for this meeting is 8368072. Slides will be posted on the NIGMS PRAT Program website following the webinar.  More information can be found here: https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-GM-17-002.html

The program is especially interested in ensuring the applicant pool reflects the diversity of the biomedical Ph.D. talent pool, and are requesting your help in identifying potential candidates.

Contact Jessica M. Faupel-Badger or Kenneth D. Gibbs with any questions you may have:

Jessica M. Faupel-Badger, PhD, MPH
Director, PRAT Program
E: badgerje@mail.nih.gov
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
T: 301-594-3900

Kenneth D. Gibbs, Jr., PhD, MPH
Program Director
E: kenneth.gibbs@nih.gov
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
T: 301-594-3900

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